Word Hunt 2.2

A user-friendly and portable program that helps you make use of a dictionary and three different modes for unscrambling words, verifying the spelling or existence of some words, as well as finding out wildcard matching items
Word Hunt is a small Windows application whose purpose is to help you make use of a handy dictionary that is especially designed for a wide range of word games, such as crosswords, scrabble, and Literati.

The advantages of being portable

Since this is a portable program, it is important to mention that it doesn’t leave any traces in the Windows Registry.

You can copy it on any USB flash drive or other devices, and take it with you whenever you need to use of a dictionary on the breeze, without having to go through installation steps.

Simple looks

Word Hunt sports a clean feature lineup that allows you to carry out most operations with minimal effort. Everything is kept as basic as possible, so there’s support for only a few dedicated parameters that you can tinker with.

Working with the dictionary

Word Hunt gives you the possibility to enter a user-defined word in the dedicated panel by simply pasting it from the clipboard or typing it directly into the main panel.

What’s more, you can choose between three different modes for searching for words, namely Unscramble, Wild, and Exact. The first one empowers you to unscramble words on the fly while the wildcard matching algorithm is useful for filing in the blanks for crosswords. Last but not least, the Exact feature enables you to verify words if you are not sure of their spelling or existence.

Last but not least, you may copy the results to the clipboard, pick the word length for the Unscramble mode, and clear the entire workspace with just one click.

Performance

Tests have shown that Word Hunt carries out a task quickly and without errors. It leaves a minimal footprint on system resources, so the overall performance of the computer is not affected.

Bottom line

All in all, Word Hunt offers some handy features that you can take advantage of in order to find out solutions at word games.

Reviewed by , last updated on June 9th, 2014


file size:
891 KB
price:
FREE!
developed by:
Charles DeWeese
license type:
Freeware
operating system(s):
Windows All
category:
C: \ Others \ Miscellaneous

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Word Hunt - Word Hunt has a simple, easy to use interface that will help you a lot when it comes to crosswords, scrabble etc.
What's New in This Release:
  • Minor bug fix
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Word Hunt is a simple and reliable dictionary designed especially for many word games, such as crosswords, scrabble, l...

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